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Alison Pick named Laurier’s Fall Term Writer-in-Residence

Each year, Wilfrid Laurier University gives out an award and two writing positions in honour of Edna Staebler, a member of the Order of Canada, award-winning journalist and author of 21 books, including the bestselling Schmecks series. The award given out is the Edna Staebler Award for Creative Non-Fiction, which was created by Staebler herself in 1991 and has been […]

by Hayley McGoldrick· · Campus, News ·
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Support available for creative writing through Laurier’s Writer-in-residence

The Edna Staebler Laurier Writer-in-residence is a three-month residency program at Wilfrid Laurier University for accomplished Canadian writers. Drew Hayden Taylor is a fiction writer and playwright and is currently filling the role this year. In this role, the writer focuses on their work as well as community engagement, which includes holding public talks, workshops and conducting one-on-one sessions with […]

by Erika Ymana· · News ·